The department only accepts undergraduate students who are already enrolled at Stanford for the Coterminal M.A. degree.
Matriculated Undergraduate Applicants
The Department of Linguistics admits a limited number of Stanford undergraduates to the co-terminal M.A. degree program. Students must submit an application consisting of all required University forms, a statement of purpose identifying a thesis topic, a Stanford transcript, three letters of recommendation (at least one of which must be from a faculty member in Linguistics), a master's program proposal (a proposed course of study, worked out in advance with a Linguistics adviser), and the name of an advisor within the Department of Linguistics using the online application system Applyweb. Please see University Guidelines for additional information.
The deadline for applications is January 23, 2024. Submit all materials through the online application system.